Summer Launch Planned For Bx6 Select Bus Service In Washington Heights

Select Bus Service is coming to the Bx6, a major crosstown route in the South Bronx. The Bx6 runs between Riverside Drive in Washington Heights and Hunts Point, crossing the Harlem River over the Macombs Dam Bridge. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Mark Levine Decries Uptown’s Poor Bus Service

Council Member Mark Levine joined the Bus Turnaround Coalition as they released a new, interactive online district-level bus report card tool that allows bus riders and elected officials to see, at a glance, the quality of bus service in their districts. Continue Reading →

Train Spares 18-year-old Girl Who Fell Off Harlem Subway Platform While Dancing (Update)

She got her groove back — then fell on the tracks. An 18-year-old girl dancing on a Harlem subway platform tumbled onto the tracks early Friday, but miraculously escaped serious injury when a train rolled over her, police said.

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Funds For MTA In Harlem Not Clear Under New $1 Billion Trump Infrastructure Plan

NY1 reports that the future of the Second Avenue subway could be in jeopardy under President Donald Trump’s new $1 trillion infrastructure plan. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Rodriguez, Fair Fares Coalition Discusses Anti-Poverty Initiative

Members of the Fair Fares Coalition, including Riders Alliance, Community Service Society, Council Transportation Chair and Harlem elected Ydanis Rodriguez and a handful of his colleagues, today unveiled a new, lower-cost proposal that would ensure New Yorkers living deep in poverty are supported by the City with half-priced MetroCards.

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Take Metro-North To Yankees, Mets Home Games From Harlem

The easiest way to take yourself out to the ball game from the Harlem might just be Metro-North. Continue Reading →

NYC Health Departments Releases Report Driving And Dangerous Driving Behaviors

The Health Department today released a new Epi Data Brief on driving and dangerous driving behaviors from Harlem to Hollis in NYC. Continue Reading →

CM Rodriguez Strengthens Call For Fair Fares And CitiBike Expansion

At the NYC Council Transportation Committee’s annual preliminary budget hearing, Harlem Chair Ydanis Rodriguez strengthened his call for the city to support lower income New Yorkers with half-priced fares. Continue Reading →

Amtrak Service Disruption In And Out Of Penn Station

Due to a minor train derailment, Amtrak customers should expect delays in and out of Penn Station. Continue Reading →

MTA Announces Fare Increase For NYS Harlem, Hudson & New Haven Lines

On Sunday, March 19, 2017, new fares will go into effect on the Harlem and Hudson Lines, as well as on the New Haven Line for travel between stations in New York State ONLY. Continue Reading →

New Yorkers Are Riding Citi Bike to Transit And Paying For It

NYC Street Blog reports that Citi Bike is helping New Yorkers connect to trains and buses, according to a new report from the NYU Rudin Center for Transportation [PDF]. Continue Reading →

Blizzard Warning From Harlem To Hollis

Harlem, New Yorkers are advised to stay off the roads except in the event of an emergency. If you must travel, use mass transit. Continue Reading →

Bus Depot Development To Include ‘Deep Affordability’ In East Harlem

The city Economic Development Corporation hasn’t released many details about a planned 1.1-million-square-foot development on the site of a former MTA bus depot in East Harlem, but officials announced this week that 20 percent of the eventual apartment units will be offered at “deeply affordable” rates. Continue Reading →

Metro-North OKs $7.8M Contract For Security Cameras From Harlem To Hudson

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority, MTA, board has given the nod of approval on a $7.8 million project to outfit trains on the Metro-North Hudson and Harlem lines with on-board cameras to improve security and safety. Continue Reading →

Uptowns Ydanis Rodriguez And Other Elected Call For Immediate Fixes To MTA Elevators

Following a week where elevators at the 168th Street subway station broke down on four separate occasions, elected officials and community residents are saying “enough.” Continue Reading →